Formerly known as Rainforest and Dryforest Birdwatching Adventure, we have updated the name to reflect the special opportunity we offer our guests by entering these rare native eco-systems. Nature lovers and birdwatchers will delight in exploring two exceptional habitats revealing the evolutionary epic of Hawaiian biology and observing native flora and fauna found nowhere else on earth.
- Exploration of a cloudmist forest on Maunaloa and a sub-alpine dryforest on Maunakea
- Visit the last wild Palila habitat in search of this rare & endangered bird
- Hike in native forest amongst unique endangered plants animals, and insects
- Discover the jewels of our forest including Amakihi, Iiwi, Elepaio, Apapane, and our endangered Akiapolaau
Restrictions: Guests should be able to hike on uneven or rocky terrain. We sometimes encounter cool, wet or muddy conditions. Other tour restrictions may apply.
What to Bring & Wear: Sturdy closed-toed shoes or boots, long pants, and a light rain jacket